Aborigines of Tasmania : 31 photographs / David Scott Mitchell copy

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Aborigines of Tasmania : 31 photographs / David Scott Mitchell copy

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PXD 572/vol. 1

Record identifier

1l4dL2N1

Aborigines of Tasmania : 31 photographs / David Scott Mitchell copy

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Full title

Aborigines of Tasmania : 31 photographs / David Scott Mitchell copy

Date

approximately 1835-1866

Call Numbers

PXD 572/vol. 1

Record Identifier

1l4dL2N1

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Physical Description

Contents

1 albums (32 prints) - 45 x 42 cm - albumen

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Subtitled "31 photographs" on title page. 31 photographs are listed in index. Contains one additional photographic copy of a landscape, Wybalena - Aboriginal Establishment Flinders Island 1845, at end of volume (total 32 photographs).

1. "Jimmy" a native of the Hampshire Hills. Van Dieman's [i.e. Diemen's] Land
2. "Woureddy" a native of t...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Aborigines of Tasmania : 31 photographs / David Scott Mitchell copy

NOTES

General note

At the bottom of the index is explanatory text, "Numbers 1 to 14 inclusive are from sketches by Bock from life in the possession of The Royal Society of Tasmania. The remainder are photographs taken from life in 1866, and the ages given are up to that date". Number 32 is a photographic copy of a watercolour view. "Photographs by Bishop Nixon (1858...

Signature / Inscriptions

'J.W. Beattie Photographer Hobart' appears as a blind stamp at lower left of each print

Description source

Includes List of Contents.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D. S. Mitchell, 1907

Transfer from Mitchell Library Printed Books collection, F572.996/B, Dec 2001

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXD 572/vol. 1

Record Identifier

1l4dL2N1

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1l4dL2N1

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Reference code

1291973

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